Netflix acquires the rights to Chiwetel Ejiofor’s directorial debut 'The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind'

We are excited to announce that Netflix has acquired the rights to Chiwetel Ejiofor’s directorial debut The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind. Based on the book by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer, it tells the story of a 13 year old Malawian teenager who constructs a windmill to create electricity for his entire community.

Read the Variety article