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 Politics


Masiphumelele – Let’s Succeed

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Why no jobs?

Season 9 Episode 37

Mon,28 Jan 2019 8:30pm, >Wed, 30 Jan 2019 8:30pm >Sat,02 Feb 2019...

Protesting in vain

Season 9 Episode 36

Mon,21 Jan 2019 8:30pm, >Wed, 23 Jan 2019 8:30pm >Sat,26 Jan 2019...

The racial divide

Season 9 Episode 35

Mon,14 Jan 2019 8:30pm, >Wed, 16 Jan 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 19...

Sill no housing

Season 9 Episode 32

Mon,24 Dec 2018 8:30pm, >Wed, 26 Dec 2018 8:30pm >Sat, 29 Dec...

What is black

Season 9 Episode 30

Mon,10 Dec 2018 8:30pm, >Wed, 12 Dec 2018 8:30pm >Sat, 15 Dec...

The redistribution of our land

Season 9 Episode 27

Mon,19 Nov 2018 8:30pm, >Wed, 21 Nov 2018 8:30pm >Sat, 24 Nov...

Politics in education

Season 9 Episode 26

Mon,12 Nov 2018 8:30pm, >Wed, 14 Nov 2018 8:30pm >Sat, 17 Nov...

A brighter future?

Season 9 Episode 21

Mon,08 Oct 2018 8:30pm, >Wed, 10 Oct 2018 8:30pm >Sat, 13 Oct...

The Patriarchy Must Fall!

Season 9 Episode 17

Thu, 20 Sep 2018

Forget VAT let’s create jobs!

Season 9 Episode 15

Wed, 29 Aug 2018 7:30pm, 
Sat, 1 Sep 2018 7:30pm

White Privilege – White Guilt?

Season 9 Episode 11

Thu, 16 Aug 2018

How VAT hike hurts

Season 9 Episode 10

Thu, 02 Aug 2018

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

Must Zuma Go?

Season 8 Episode 38

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 7:30pm, 
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 7:30pm

Leave or stay?

Season 8 Episode 24

Wed, 22 Nov 2017

Whats the future for born frees? part 2

Season 8 Episode 18

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 7:30pm, 
Sat, 30 Sep 2017 7:30pm

Whats the future for born frees?

Season 8 Episode 13

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 7:30pm, 
Sat, 26 Aug 2017 7:30pm

Jobs, corruption and our future

Season 8 Episode 11

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

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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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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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