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 Culture


My Hair. My Roots?

Season 5 Episode 46

An Outsider’s Perspective

Season 5 Episode 45

Indlu Yengwevu

Season 5 Episode 40

The Rosa Choir Project

Season 5 Episode 38


Season 5 Episode 34

Life Online

Season 5 Episode 30

Hermanus Retirees

Season 5 Episode 22

Born Frees

Season 5 Episode 18

Dating Across the Colour Line

Season 5 Episode 15

Are Muslim women oppressed?

Season 5 Episode 11


Season 5 Episode 10

Wine addicts

Season 4 Episode 45

Challenging the Patriarchy Part 1

Season 4 Episode 44

Black Women Equality Part 1

Season 4 Episode 42

The Khoi San

Season 4 Episode 31

Culture and Apartheid Part 2

Season 4 Episode 25

Culture and Apartheid

Season 4 Episode 24

Repatriation of District Six

Season 4 Episode 16

Thokozani Brothers Choir

Season 4 Episode 1

Buli – Singing Sangoma

Season 3 Episode 52

Camps Bay/Langa High

Season 3 Episode 48

Gangsters of Delft Part 1

Season 3 Episode 32


Season 3 Episode 28

The Afrikaner

Season 2 Episode 39

Apartheid Era

Season 2 Episode 36

The Afrikaaner

Season 2 Episode 33

University Students

Season 2 Episode 22

Mixed Race?

Season 2 Episode 19

Dinner at Beezy’s Part 2

Season 2 Episode 14

Dinner at Beezy’s Part 1

Season 2 Episode 8

Gay in Gugs Part 2

Season 2 Episode 7

The Grand Part 2

Season 1 Episode 37

The Grand Part 1

Season 1 Episode 34

Writer’s Thought

Season 1 Episode 27

Afrikaanerdom post-apartheid

Season 1 Episode 9


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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.

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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.

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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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