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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Season 6 Episode 40

Hands Off Our Grant March

Season 6 Episode 38

Fees Must Fall March

Season 6 Episode 37

Bullying in school

Season 6 Episode 35

Anti Corruption March

Season 6 Episode 36

Artscape High School Drama

Season 6 Episode 34

Racism in Schools

Season 6 Episode 32

Artscape High School Drama

Season 6 Episode 33

Love, Lust and Lies

h1>Sex Talk Episode 3

What My Parents Never Told Me

h1>Sex Talk Episode 2

Soup Kitchen Khayelitsha

Season 6 Episode 26

HIV Defaulting Part 2

Season 6 Episode 22

Reddam House

Season 6 Episode 20

Heidelberg Residents

Season 6 Episode 19

To Test or Not to Test

Season 6 Episode 18

Looking Back: Retirees Reflect

Season 6 Episode 17

Teens Talk State of the Nation

Season 6 Episode 16

Teens Talk Dating

Season 6 Episode 15

Rhodes Must Fall

Season 6 Episode 14

SA Youth: Politicians Not For Us

Season 6 Episode 12

Battered Women’s Rights Ignored

Season 6 Episode 10

Elders Blame Democracy

Season 6 Episode 2

Metro Rail or Metro Fail?

Season 5 Episode 52

The Watchmen of Gugulethu

Season 5 Episode 49

Women Farm Workers Rise Up

Season 5 Episode 44

Constitution Under Fire

Season 5 Episode 41

Indlu Yengwevu

Season 5 Episode 40

Gay Marriage

Season 5 Episode 35

Botswana Legabibo Part 2

Season 5 Episode 32

Botswana Ub-Legabi

Season 5 Episode 28

Botswana Legabibo Part 1

Season 5 Episode 26

Born Frees

Season 5 Episode 18

Police Brutality

Season 5 Episode 7

Poo Protesters

Season 5 Episode 4

Abused Men

Season 4 Episode 51

Voice of the Voters

Season 4 Episode 49


Season 4 Episode 48

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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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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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