The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

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  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 2019
  • Running time: 113 min
Inspired by a science book, 13-year-old William Kamkwamba builds a wind turbine to save his Malawian village from famine. Based on a true story.
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Inspired by a science book, 13-year-old William Kamkwamba builds a wind turbine to save his Malawian village from famine. Based on a true story.

Original Release

03/01/2019

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Cast

Lily Banda Annie Kamkwamba
Noma Dumezweni Edith Sikelo
Chiwetel Ejiofor Trywell Kamkwamba
Joseph Marcell Chief Wembe
Aïssa Maïga Agnes Kamkwamba
Beatus Ble Msamange Clubhouse Boy
Kelvin Maxwell Ngoma Charity Malamusi (as Kelvin Ngoma) / Charity Malamusi
Maxwell Simba William Kamkwamba
Lemogang Tsipa Mike Kachigunda
Robert Agengo Jeremiah Kamkwamba
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Chiwetel Ejiofor

Writers

Chiwetel Ejiofor, William Kamkwamba, Bryan Mealer

Cast

Lily Banda Annie Kamkwamba
Noma Dumezweni Edith Sikelo
Chiwetel Ejiofor Trywell Kamkwamba
Joseph Marcell Chief Wembe
Aïssa Maïga Agnes Kamkwamba
Beatus Ble Msamange Clubhouse Boy
Kelvin Maxwell Ngoma Charity Malamusi (as Kelvin Ngoma) / Charity Malamusi
Maxwell Simba William Kamkwamba
Lemogang Tsipa Mike Kachigunda
Robert Agengo Jeremiah Kamkwamba
Raymond Ofula Mister Ofesi / Mr. Ofesi
Martin Githinji Reginald Nwachi
Melvin Alusa Justin Mitwa
Eddie Mbugua Charles Daud
Felix Lemburo John Kamkwamba
Fiskan Makawa Priest
Fredrick Lukhere Mkubwi
Hestingzi Phiri Shabani Mkubwi
Rophium Banda Mister Bamusi / Mr. Bamusi
Philbert Falakeza Gilbert Wimbe

Producers

Peter Hampden Executive Producer
Phil Hunt Executive Producer
Jonathan King Executive Producer
Norman Merry Executive Producer
Joe Oppenheimer Executive Producer
Compton Ross Executive Producer
Jim Shamoon Executive Producer
Jeff Skoll Executive Producer
Natascha Wharton Executive Producer
Mario Zvan Executive Producer
Andrea Calderwood Producer
Gail Egan Producer
Tom Harberd Producer
Donald Sabourin Producer
Hemal Shah Producer
Susan Breen Producer

Editors

Valerio Bonelli

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