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 Education


Segregation in education

Season 9 Episode 23

My history not HIS-tory

Season 9 Episode 22

A brighter future?

Season 9 Episode 21

Black Schools/White Schools?

Season 9 Episode 18

Spare the Rod!

Season 9 Episode 14

Black Tax

Season 9 Episode 12

White Privilege – White Guilt?

Season 9 Episode 11

Graduation struggles

Season 9 Episode 9

1st generation graduates

Season 9 Episode 6

Taking back the Hood

Season 8 Episode 50

High school drop outs

Season 8 Episode 48

Crime and our youth

Season 8 Episode 44

Community artist unite

Season 8 Episode 32

Gatvol IV

Season 8 Episode 28

Leave or stay?

Season 8 Episode 24

Pitfalls of Social media

Season 8 Episode 22

Black kids in private schools

Season 8 Episode 16

Relevance of culture

Season 8 Episode 8

Talking sex part 2

Season 8 Episode 7

Where are we Going?

Season 8 Episode 5

Talking sex

Season 8 Episode 4


Season 8 Episode 2

Breaking silence

Season 7 Episode 42

Giving Back

Season 7 Episode 41

Artscape Outreach: Reaching Out

Season 7 Episode 36


Season 7 Episode 34

Artscape Rural Outreach 2016

Season 7 Episode 33

Ikhaya Garden: Soil Artists

Season 7 Episode 32

Brothers for all

Season 7 Episode 28

Dance and Demonstration



Season 7 Episode 23

The Pollsmoor Sessions Pt.1

Season 7 Episode 17

Teenage Reflections

Season 7 Episode 16

SABC’s Good news

Season7 Episode 15

No News is Good News!!

Season7 Episode 14

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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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