Pomeranz Review: The Dressmaker

Movie: The Dressmaker (M)

Writer/director: Jocelyn Moorhouse

With: Kate Winslet, Judy Davis, Liam Hemsworth, Hugo Weaving, Kerry Fox, Sarah Snook, Sacha Horler

Verdict: 3 ½ stars

FOR Jocelyn Moorhouse, the Australian filmmaker, it has been a long time between films.

After her impressive debut with Proof in 1991, she and her husband P. J. Hogan, of Muriel’s Wedding fame, headed to the United States where she made two films: How To Make an