The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019)

A boy in Malawi helps his village by building a wind turbine after reading about them in a library book.

Director:

Chiwetel Ejiofor

Writers:

Chiwetel Ejiofor (adaptation), William Kamkwamba (based on the book by) | 1 more credit »

Chiwetel Ejiofor's Hollywood Success Story

Chiwetel Ejiofor's career has spanned over 20 years, with roles in films like Amistad and 12 Years a Slave. Next up he's directing and starring in The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind.

What other roles has he played?

1 win. See more awards »

Production Notes from IMDbPro

Status: Completed | See complete list of  »
Updated: 9 January 2019
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Chiwetel Ejiofor ... Trywell Kamkwamba
Noma Dumezweni ... Edith Sikelo
Joseph Marcell ... Chief Wembe
Aïssa Maïga ... Agnes Kamkwamba
Lemogang Tsipa Lemogang Tsipa ... Mike Kachigunda
Maxwell Simba Maxwell Simba ... William Kamkwamba
Lily Banda Lily Banda ... Annie
Beatus Ble Msamange Beatus Ble Msamange ... Clubhouse boy
Kelvin Maxwell Ngoma Kelvin Maxwell Ngoma ... Charity
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A boy in Malawi helps his village by building a wind turbine after reading about them in a library book.

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 March 2019 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Το Αγόρι που Δάμασε τον Άνεμο See more »

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