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 Inspirational


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

Soccer gogo’s live longer!

Season 8 Episode 46

Old and Active

Season 8 Episode 39

Living with the virus

Season 8 Episode 37

Community artist unite

Season 8 Episode 32

Music influences part 2

Season 8 Episode 12

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

Hip Hop Culture Part 1

Season 7 Episode 31

Brothers for all

Season 7 Episode 28

Artists of Kayamandi

Season 7 Episode 27

Power, Strength, Dignity Pt 4

Season 7 Episode 22

Power, Strength, Dignity Pt 3

Season 7 Episode 21

Power, Strength, Dignity Pt 2

Season 7 Episode 20

Power, Strength, Dignity Pt1

Season 7 Episode 19

The Pollsmoor Sessions Pt.2

Season 7 Episode 18

The Pollsmoor Sessions Pt.1

Season 7 Episode 17

Brothers for All

Season 7 Episode 10

Dis Ability!

Season 7 Episode 7

Born frees

Season 7 Episode 6

UCT on Fire

Season 6 Episode 52

Baphumelele Children’s Home

Season 6 Episode 51

ArtsCape Outreach 2016

Season 6 Episode 50

Bringing Change

Season 6 Episode 49

Espinaca Spinach Bread

Season 6 Episode 44

Bread For Life

Season 6 Episode 43

Generation For Change Dance

Season 6 Episode 39


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Soup Kitchen Khayelitsha

Season 6 Episode 26

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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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