ARRAY Releasing acquired the award-winning coming-of-age drama JEZEBEL, directed, written, co-starring and produced by Numa Perrier. Winner of Best Director and Best Narrative Feature at American Black Film Festival, the film follows 19-year-old Tiffany (Tiffany Tenille) as she navigates her dying mother’s financial struggles. By working as an internet fetish cam girl in the 90s, the young woman uses her fantasy world as an escape from her real-life circumstances.
The film is based on Perrier’s true-life experiences JEZEBEL marks the writer/director’s feature directorial debut, which made its world premiere at SXSW 2019. Perrier also won The Craig Brewer Emerging Filmmaker Award at the 2019 Indie Memphis Film Festival.
Tyler Perry new film “A Fall From Grace,” is another must watch film on Netflix. Grace Waters (Crystal Fox), a longtime pillar of her Virginia community, stays composed when her ex weds his mistress and her son moves away. With convincing from her best friend Sarah (Phylicia Rashad), she tries putting herself first, and a handsome stranger (Mehcad Brooks) becomes her surprise, second love. Yet any woman can snap, and Grace’s new husband soon ravages her life, her work and — many say — her sanity. Shuttered in a cell awaiting trial for his murder, Grace’s only hope for vindication lies with Jasmine Bryant (Bresha Webb), a public defender who has never tried a case.
Will Areu and Mark E. Swinton are producing the film with Michelle Sneed serving as executive producer.