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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019)

PG 2019-03-01 (US) DramaHistory 1h 53m
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Against all the odds, a thirteen year old boy in Malawi invents an unconventional way to save his family and village from famine.

  1. Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Maxwell Simba

    Maxwell Simba

    William Kamkwamba

  2. Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Trywell Kamkwamba

  3. Aïssa Maïga

    Aïssa Maïga

    Agnes Kamkwamba

  4. Lily Banda

    Lily Banda

    Annie Kamkwamba

  5. Joseph Marcell

    Joseph Marcell

    Chief Wembe

  6. Lemogang Tsipa

    Lemogang Tsipa

    Mike Kachigunda

  7. Philbert Falakeza

    Gilbert Wimbe

  8. Noma Dumezweni

    Noma Dumezweni

    Edith Sikelo

  9. Khalani Makunje

    Daniel Ngwata

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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

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Original Language English

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