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 Health


Taking our Land back

Season 9 Episode 3

Soccer gogo’s live longer!

Season 8 Episode 46

When the taps run dry…

Season 8 Episode 42

Old and Active

Season 8 Episode 39

Living with the virus

Season 8 Episode 37

Kwanele – broken promises

Season 7 Episode 26

Teenage Reflections

Season 7 Episode 16

Why Vote?

Season 7 Episode 13

Brothers for All

Season 7 Episode 10

Gogo Diaries

Season 7 Episode8

Dis Ability!

Season 7 Episode 7

In quest for Land

Season 7 Episode 5

Women on Abuse

Season 7 Episode 4

Baphumelele Children’s Home

Season 6 Episode 51

Espinaca Spinach Bread

Season 6 Episode 44

Safe Sex

Season 6 Episode 45

Bread For Life

Season 6 Episode 43


Season 6 Episode 42

Hands Off Our Grant March

Season 6 Episode 38


h1>A Street Stories Film

Soup Kitchen Khayelitsha

Season 6 Episode 26

HIV Defaulting Part 2

Season 6 Episode 22

HIV Defaulting Part 1

Season 6 Episode 21

Reddam House

Season 6 Episode 20

To Test or Not to Test

Season 6 Episode 18

Albinism in South Africa

Season 5 Episode 48

What Doesn’t Kill You…

Season 5 Episode 42

Botswana Legabibo Part 1

Season 5 Episode 26

Teenage Pregnancy & Incest Part 2

Season 3 Episode 11

Hermanus Retirees

Season 5 Episode 22

Rape Survivors Part 2

Season 5 Episode 21

Rape Survivors Part 1

Season 5 Episode 20


Season 5 Episode 9


Season 5 Episode 6

Poo Protesters

Season 5 Episode 4


Season 5 Episode 3


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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.

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


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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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