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New documentary at SXSW traces William Kamkwamba’s journey from rural Malawi to the TED StageNew documentary at SXSW traces William Kamkwamba’s journey from rural Malawi to the TED Stage

Posted By Kate Torgovnick May

William Kamkwamba built a windmill out of spare parts to provide electricity for his family in rural Malawi, after seeing a similar design in a library book. It’s an incredible story — one that set TEDGlobal 2007 ablaze. Now, Kamkwamba is the subject of a new documentary, William and the Windmill, which makes its world […]