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THE BOY WHO HARNESSED THE WIND

by Chiwetel Ejiofor

synopsis

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

international title: The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
original title: The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
country: United Kingdom, United States
sales agent: Cornerstone Films
year: 2018
genre: fiction
directed by: Chiwetel Ejiofor
screenplay: Chiwetel Ejiofor
cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Aïssa Maïga, Joseph Marcell, Noma Dumezweni, Lemogang Tsipa, Maxwell Simba, Lily Banda, Beatus Ble Msamange, Kelvin Maxwell Ngoma
cinematography by: Dick Pope
film editing: Valerio Bonelli
art director: João Bueno
costumes designer: Bia Salgado
music: Antonio Pinto
producer: Andrea Calderwood, Gail Egan
co-producer: Donald Sabourin
executive producer: Peter Hampden, Phil Hunt, Jonathan King, Norman Merry, Joe Oppenheimer, Compton Ross, Jim Shamoon, Jeff Skoll, Natascha Wharton, Mario Zvan
associate producer: Tom Harberd
line producer: Hemal Shah
production: Potboiler Productions, BBC Films
backing: BFI (GB), National Lottery (GB)
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