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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Voting for change

Season 9 Episode 4

Wed, 13 Jun 2018 7:30pm, 
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 7:30pm

Taking our Land back

Season 9 Episode 3

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 7:30pm, 
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 7:30pm

Stand together

Season 9 Episode 2

Wed, 30 May 2018

SEKUNJALO! Now is the time!

Season 9 Episode 1

Wed, 23 May 2018 7:30pm, 
Sat, 26 May 2018 7:30pm

Jobs, corruption and our future

Season 8 Episode 11

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 7:30pm, 
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 7:30pm

Fire next time

Season 7 Episode 46

Wed, 5 Apr 2017 7:30pm,
Sat, 8 Apr 2017 7:30pm

Youth, Activating for Change Part 3

Season 7 Episode 39

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 7:30 pm,

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 7:30pm

Kwanele- (enough is enough) Part 2

Season 7 Episode 32

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 7:30pm,
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 7:30pm

Kwanele – broken promises

Season 7 Episode 26

Season 7 Episode 26 “We marched to the city of Cape Town...

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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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