On the heels of its successful, workmanlike theatrical run, AFFRM’s new multi-platform label ARRAY Releasing has released Storm Saulter’s acclaimed romantic drama Better Mus’ Come, on Netflix’s streaming VOD service, this week.
The debut feature from writer/director Saulter, tells the tale of a collision of passion, politics and poverty, against a tumultuous 1970s Jamaica backdrop, as rival gangs enlisted by warring political factions, disrupt the democratic process.
Better Mus Come stars Sheldon Shepherd, Nicole Grey, Ricardo Orgill, Everaldo Creary, and Roger Guenveur Smith.
AFFRM’s first pick-up of 2013 counts, among its accolades, Best Feature Award winner at the Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival as well as the Bahamas Intl Film Festival; Best Director Award at the Pan-African Film Festival; and the Best Actor Award at the American Black Film Festival.
Watch the first 7 minutes of Better Mus Come below to whet your appetite, and then check out the full film on Netflix: