Produced, Written, and Directed
by Rhonda Buckley


Written & Directed
by Rhonda Buckley

Official Selection
HOT DOCS 2016

Media Connections Film Inc. produces independent documentary and feature film work.

Rhonda will screen her dramatic short film, Surrounded by Water based on the Joan Morrissey story, at international festivals in 2019. Rachel Wilson (First Round Down, Republic of Doyle) plays Joan Morrissey and musical direction is by awarding-winning composer Duane Andrews.

Buckley is an award-winning director/producer of documentary films.  Rhonda’s feature length documentary Avon Ladies… Rural Style on hearty Newfoundland women who became top sellers of Avon makeup in the 60’s aired on CBC in 2017. Terranova Matadora, a documentary on a Newfoundland woman bullfighter Carolyn Hayward, screened at Hot Docs 2016 and was funded by BravoFact Canada. Buckley’s next documentary, Freedom 95, asks the oldest generation in human history a hard fraught question: Will you be eating cat food or caviar out of cans when you retire?

Rhonda is the producer of the feature films Come Home Year by Mary Walsh and Limelight written and produced by Buckley, funded by Telefilm Canada and Harold Greenberg.

Rhonda was selected to the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) and (TIFF) Talent Lab with films she produced by writer/director Sherry White including the Genie nominated feature film Crackie produced with Jennice Ripley. 

Rhonda’s additional documentaries include: Vocation (CBC, 2014), The Real Matriarch (CBC, 2009), and James Andersen; 50 Years of Taking Pictures (CBC, APTN, 2008). Memorial University of Newfoundland has commissioned Buckley to produce work in Labrador on Inuit Heritage. Labrador Roadshow has been purchased for the Department of Education and is apart of the provincial school curriculum.

Surrounded By Water... the Joan Morrissey Story
A short film by Rhonda Buckley

Terra Nova Matadora
Written and Directed by Rhonda Buckley

Avon Ladies... Rural Style
A film by Rhonda Buckley

Come Home Year
Written by Mary Walsh

Limelight
A film by Rhonda Buckley