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 Government


Anti Corruption March

Season 6 Episode 36

Artscape High School Drama

Season 6 Episode 34

Artscape High School Drama

Season 6 Episode 33

Soup Kitchen Khayelitsha

Season 6 Episode 26

Afrikaner Youth

Season 6 Episode 25

Reddam House

Season 6 Episode 20

Heidelberg Residents

Season 6 Episode 19

Looking Back: Retirees Reflect

Season 6 Episode 17

Teens Talk State of the Nation

Season 6 Episode 16

Teens Talk Dating

Season 6 Episode 15

SA Youth: Politicians Not For Us

Season 6 Episode 12

Battered Women’s Rights Ignored

Season 6 Episode 10

Elders Blame Democracy

Season 6 Episode 2

Metro Rail or Metro Fail?

Season 5 Episode 52

Women Farm Workers Rise Up

Season 5 Episode 44

Constitution Under Fire

Season 5 Episode 41

Indlu Yengwevu

Season 5 Episode 40


Season 5 Episode 34

Botswana Youth Part 2

Season 5 Episode 33

Botswana Legabibo Part 2

Season 5 Episode 32


Season 5 Episode 29

Botswana Ub-Legabi

Season 5 Episode 28

Botswana Legabibo Part 1

Season 5 Episode 26

2014 Elections

h1>Hear the voice on the Street about the up and coming elections

Teenage Pregnancy & Incest Part 1

Season 3 Episode 10

Hermanus Zwelihle

Season 5 Episode 23

Hermanus Retirees

Season 5 Episode 22

Women’s Role in Society

Season 5 Episode 13

The State of the Nation

Season 5 Episode 12

Is apartheid still alive?

Season 5 Episode 5

Poo Protesters

Season 5 Episode 4

Voice of the Voters

Season 4 Episode 49


Season 4 Episode 48

School Teachers

Season 4 Episode 43

Voice of the Voters Part 1

Season 4 Episode 41

Khayelitsha March

Season 3 Episode 40

Equal Education

h1> Season 3 Episode 13

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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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