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 Parenting


Black kids in private schools

Season 8 Episode 16

Culture clash

Season 8 Episode 3


Season 7 Episode 52

Interracial relationships

Season 7 Episode 44

Breaking silence

Season 7 Episode 42

Artscape Outreach: Reaching Out

Season 7 Episode 36

Teenage Parents Part 2

Season 7 Episode 25

Teenage Parents Part 1

Season 7 Episode 24

Gangs: Playing with Death

Season 7 Episode 12

The Gang Killed My Son

Season 7 Episode 11

Brothers for All

Season 7 Episode 10

Gogo Diaries

Season 7 Episode8

Dis Ability!

Season 7 Episode 7

Born frees

Season 7 Episode 6

Women on Abuse

Season 7 Episode 4


Season 7 Episode 2

UCT on Fire

Season 6 Episode 52

Baphumelele Children’s Home

Season 6 Episode 51

ArtsCape Outreach 2016

Season 6 Episode 50

Fathers and Sons

Season 6 Episode 47

Mothers and Daughters

Season 6 Episode 46

Safe Sex

Season 6 Episode 45

Bread For Life

Season 6 Episode 43


Season 6 Episode 42

Artscape Outreach in Worcester

Season 6 Episode 41

Generation For Change Dance

Season 6 Episode 39

Fees Must Fall March

Season 6 Episode 37

Bullying in school

Season 6 Episode 35

Racism in Schools

Season 6 Episode 32

Women Talk Books

Season 6 Episode 27

Heidelberg Residents

Season 6 Episode 19

Looking Back: Retirees Reflect

Season 6 Episode 17

The Rude Bitches Gang

Season 6 Episode 9

What Doesn’t Kill You…

Season 5 Episode 42

Indlu Yengwevu

Season 5 Episode 40

Single Mothers Hout Bay

Season 5 Episode 37


Season 5 Episode 6

Is apartheid still alive?

Season 5 Episode 5

Black Women Equality Part 2

Season 5 Episode 1

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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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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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