Street Talk Film Series

Street Talk TV produces 15 minute documentaries which reflect human experience and feelings on the issues and challenges of our time and society which are broadcast on Community Television and DSTV.

Street Talk is an innovative documentary series that present uninhibited conversation between participants in discussion groups in a spontaneous way so that the viewer apperas to sit in an empty chair in the circle, giving a sense of participation and involvement. Discussions are filmed in informal settings (shebeens, shacks, school classrooms, restaurants) which are both accessible to participants and situate the series in community settings. In 2010, Street Talk presented a new format in which the documentaries featured organisations and individuals who have a positive impact on their communities.

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Episode tags Crime


Stand together

Season 9 Episode 2

Going Rogue

Season 8 Episode 52

Raising boys

Season 8 Episode 51

Taking back the Hood

Season 8 Episode 50

Crime – out of control

Season 8 Episode 49

Can we trust the cops?

Season 8 Episode 47

Crime and our youth

Season 8 Episode 44


Season 8 Episode 43

Gatvol V

Season 8 Episode 29

Gatvol IV

Season 8 Episode 28

Gatvol III

Season 8 Episode 27

Gatvol II

Season 8 Episode 26

Gatvol I

Season 8 Episode 25

Social media-A double-edged sword

Season 8 Episode 17


Season 8 Episode 15

Zuma Phantsi!

Season 7 Episode 47

Breaking silence

Season 7 Episode 42

Giving Back

Season 7 Episode 41

Artscape Outreach: Reaching Out

Season 7 Episode 36


Season 7 Episode 34

Zuma, Yes or No?

Season 7 Episode 29

Dance and Demonstration


Power, Strength, Dignity Pt 4

Season 7 Episode 22

Power, Strength, Dignity Pt 3

Season 7 Episode 21

Power, Strength, Dignity Pt 2

Season 7 Episode 20

Power, Strength, Dignity Pt1

Season 7 Episode 19

The Pollsmoor Sessions Pt.2

Season 7 Episode 18

The Pollsmoor Sessions Pt.1

Season 7 Episode 17

SABC’s Good news

Season7 Episode 15

No News is Good News!!

Season7 Episode 14

Why Vote?

Season 7 Episode 13

Gangs: Playing with Death

Season 7 Episode 12

The Gang Killed My Son

Season 7 Episode 11

Brothers for All

Season 7 Episode 10

Gogo Diaries

Season 7 Episode8

Women on Abuse

Season 7 Episode 4

Bread For Life

Season 6 Episode 43

Artscape Outreach in Worcester

Season 6 Episode 41


Season 6 Episode 40


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Below each film clip on the website is a Blog where you can share your thoughts and chat with other people.

Take action

Some of the topics that we cover stir up emotions. If you are inspired to act from having seen one of our films, then download our take action manifesto.

If you have an issue/story that you think needs to be told get in touch with us.


Street Talk TV is run by a non-profit organization (NPO). We survive on funding and donations. If you believe in what we do please consider donating
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About Street talk

Street Talk TV – short documentary films about social issues affecting South Africa. Street Talk is produced by ‘Street Stories Films’ a Non-Profit Organisation Reg No: 072-487 NPO.

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