One Life – Nicholas Winton

One Life is a British biographical drama film directed by James Hawes based on the true story of a British aid worker Nicholas Winton.

He made efforts to save a group of Jewish children from Czechoslovakia just before the beginning of World War II.

The main roles in the film were played by Anthony Hopkins and Johnny Flynn as Sir Nicholas Winton.

Winton’s daughter requested that Hopkins should play her father. Winton’s son praised Hopkins’ portrayal of his father.

In supporting roles: Helena Bonham Carter, Jonathan Pryce, Lena Olin, Romola Garai, and Alex Sharp.

Filming took place in London and Prague.

The world première at the Toronto Film on September 2023, and London Film Festival.

Picture released it in the Czech Republic on 1st February 2024.