Chiwetel Ejiofor’s ‘The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind’ Is Now Available On Netflix

Last year, Chiwetel Ejiofor announced he was starring, writing and directing the film adaptation of The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind which was picked up by Netflix for global distribution.

Oscar-nominated actor Ejiofor’s directorial debut received mostly positive reviews at the Sundance Film Festival and has finally been made available to stream on Netflix.

The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind (based on the semi-autographical book of the same name) tells the story of a thirteen-year-old boy in Malawi who invents an unconventional way to save his family and village from famine, Konbini reports. 

The movie is currently sitting pretty at 82% on review aggregator website, Rotten TomatoesRobert Abele from the LA Times said:

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind – feeds our hunger for inspiring tales in these desperate times with a beautifully engineered narrative latticework of hardship, hope, and know-how.”

Adedayo Laketu

Adedayo Laketu is a creative inventor who's interested in curating a New Age for Africa across all mediums.

1 Comment

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Previous Story

Burna Boy releases inspiring video for his first solo single of the year ‘Dangote’

Next Story

PithAfrica releases new products themed ‘Same Energy’

Latest from Film