Buy or rent Surprised by Oxford during the month of November! This is a film that will make a great date or friends movie night! Step inside the beauty of Oxford University and discover a timeless story about asking life’s big questions.
“We are not, after all, masters of our own fate. We are not all knowing, autonomous or self-sufficient. We all consciously or unconsciously bend the knee to something greater than ourselves.” A lot of lifr’s questions can challenge our strength and perhaps humble us at times. This is within the story this film. shares and one of my favorite quotes within this movie.
Caro Drake, a brilliant but emotionally guarded American student, arrives at the University of Oxford with the goal of attaining her PhD. Through a turbulent friendship with a charming young man, she begins to open herself up to mystery, vulnerability, and love. – synopsis
Caro is very guarded and refuses to give in to loves interests. However, through lessons and Professors, everything she thought she knew becomes challenged. Or perhaps she learns that it is OK to just let go, even around those different than her. Knowledge only gets you so far. Watch the trailer!
Surprised by Oxford was such a different film than anything I have watched lately and I loved it. I was given the chance to offer a giveaway. You can win a link to see tis in your own home – a Vimeo link. Enter below. This is limited to US winners only.
Many thanks to Evolve Studios for providing a sample of the product for this review. Opinions are 100% my own.