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 Safety and security


Girls Play Rugby

Season 6 Episode 24

HIV Defaulting Part 2

Season 6 Episode 22

HIV Defaulting Part 1

Season 6 Episode 21

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

Battered Women’s Rights Ignored

Season 6 Episode 10

The Rude Bitches Gang

Season 6 Episode 9


Season 6 Episode 5

Elders Blame Democracy

Season 6 Episode 2

Metro Rail or Metro Fail?

Season 5 Episode 52

The Watchmen of Gugulethu

Season 5 Episode 49

An Outsider’s Perspective

Season 5 Episode 45

Women Farm Workers Rise Up

Season 5 Episode 44

Gay Marriage

Season 5 Episode 35

Botswana Legabibo Part 1

Season 5 Episode 26

Teenage Pregnancy & Incest Part 2

Season 3 Episode 11

Ottery Youth Centre

Season 5 Episode 25

Hermanus Retirees

Season 5 Episode 22

Rape Survivors Part 2

Season 5 Episode 21

Rape Survivors Part 1

Season 5 Episode 20

Police Brutality

Season 5 Episode 7


Season 5 Episode 6

Is apartheid still alive?

Season 5 Episode 5

Poo Protesters

Season 5 Episode 4


Season 5 Episode 3

Black Women Equality Part 2

Season 5 Episode 1

Mzantsi Risers Part 1

Season 4 Episode 52

Abused Men

Season 4 Episode 51


Season 4 Episode 48

Girl Boxing

Season 4 Episode 46

Wine addicts

Season 4 Episode 45

Black Women Equality Part 1

Season 4 Episode 42

Voice of the Voters Part 1

Season 4 Episode 41

Pearston struggles

Season 4 Episode 36

Sex Workers Part 1

Season 4 Episode 22

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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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