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 Social issues


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...

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...

‘Dis’ ability

Season 9 Episode 28

Mon,26 Nov 2018 8:30pm, >Wed, 28 Nov 2018 8:30pm >Sat, 01 Nov...

The redistribution of our land

Season 9 Episode 27

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

Decolonizing the curriculum

Season 9 Episode 25

Mon,05 Nov 2018 8:30pm, >Wed, 07 Nov 2018 8:30pm >Sat, 10 Nov...

Inequality in education

Season 9 Episode 24

Mon,29 Oct 2018 8:30pm, >Wed, 31 Oct 2018 8:30pm >Sat, 03 Oct...

A brighter future?

Season 9 Episode 21

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

“MANHOOD” under fire

Season 9 Episode 19

Fri,05 Oct 2018

Forget VAT let’s create jobs!

Season 9 Episode 15

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

Black Tax

Season 9 Episode 12

Fri, 24 Aug 2018 7:30pm

Graduation struggles

Season 9 Episode 9

Thur, 26 July 2018, <

The Patriarchy

Season 9 Episode 8

Thur, 19 June 2018 7:30pm, 

Domestic violence

Season 9 Episode 7

Wed, 04 June 2018 7:30pm, 
Sat, 07 June 2018 7:30pm

Pitfalls of Social media

Season 8 Episode 22

Wed, 25 October 2017 7:30pm, 
Sat, 28 October 2017 7:30pm

If you strike a woman…

Season 8 Episode 21

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 7:30pm, 
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 7:30pm

Whats the future for born frees? part 2

Season 8 Episode 18

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

Social media-A double-edged sword

Season 8 Episode 17

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 7:30pm, 
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 7:30pm


Season 8 Episode 15

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 7:30pm, 
Sat, 09 Sep 2017 7:30pm

Talking sex 4

Season 8 Episode 14

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 7:30pm, 
Sat, 02 Sep 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.

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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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