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William and the Windmill (trailer)

With only a library book as his guide, 14-year-old William Kamkwamba sets about building a wind turbine in his Malawian village. Using junk parts and a lot of imagination, he harnesses enough energy to resuscitate his dying farming community, saving his family from famine. An international media sensation, William soon finds himself faced with complex choices, the burden of expectation and the constant question, ‘what next?’

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William and the Windmill
Year: 2013
Runtime: 1h 28min
Genres: Documentary, Biography, Drama
Director: Ben Nabors
Stars: William Kamkwamba, Tom Rielly
More information: IMDB