Surprised by Oxford | Festival Trailer

Brilliant but emotionally guarded Caro Drake arrives in Oxford with the singular goal of attaining her PhD – but through a turbulent friendship with a charming young man, Caro begins to open herself up to mystery, vulnerability, and love. This official festival trailer is for Surprised by Oxford, the upcoming romantic drama film written and directed by Ryan Whitaker from Carolyn Weber’s award-winning memoir. The film currently has no release date but will have its premiere at the Heartland International Film Festival in person and through virtual screenings online this Saturday, October 8, with two additional playdates during the festival.

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