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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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

Wine addicts

Season 4 Episode 45

Challenging the Patriarchy Part 1

Season 4 Episode 44

School Teachers

Season 4 Episode 43

Black Women Equality Part 1

Season 4 Episode 42

Voice of the Voters Part 1

Season 4 Episode 41

District Six and Inequality

Season 4 Episode 17

Right2Know Campaign

Season 4 Episode 11

Zuma’s Painting

Season 3 Episode 46

Male Rights

Season 3 Episode 26

Equal Education

h1> Season 3 Episode 13

Maryland adult literacy

Season 3 Episode 7

Tafelsig Backyarders

Season 3 Episode 6

Right To Know

Season 3 Episode 5

Views of 2011 Elections

Season 3 Episode 3

Vote or Not to Vote Part 2

Season 3 Episode 2

Vote or Not to Vote?

Season 3 Episode 1

South Africa in the eyes of youth

Season 2 Episode 37

Youth League Part 2

Season 2 Episode 35

The Afrikaaner

Season 2 Episode 33

The Government

Season 2 Episode 32

“Right To Know” March

Season 2 Episode 28

University Students

Season 2 Episode 22

Youth League

Season 2 Episode 21

Aids March

Season 2 Episode 18

Public Service Strike

Season 2 Episode 17

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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.

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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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