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 Unemployment


A brighter future?

Season 9 Episode 21

White Privilege – White Guilt?

Season 9 Episode 11

Taking back the Hood

Season 8 Episode 50

High school drop outs

Season 8 Episode 48

Crime and our youth

Season 8 Episode 44

Jobs, corruption and our future

Season 8 Episode 11


Season 8 Episode 2

Zuma, Yes or No?

Season 7 Episode 29

Brothers for all

Season 7 Episode 28

Teenage Parents Part 2

Season 7 Episode 25

The Pollsmoor Sessions Pt.1

Season 7 Episode 17

SABC’s Good news

Season7 Episode 15

Why Vote?

Season 7 Episode 13

The Gang Killed My Son

Season 7 Episode 11

Brothers for All

Season 7 Episode 10

Gogo Diaries

Season 7 Episode8

Dis Ability!

Season 7 Episode 7

In quest for Land

Season 7 Episode 5


Season 7 Episode 2


Season 7 Episode 1

State of the Nation

Season 6 Episode 48

Bread For Life

Season 6 Episode 43

Artscape Outreach in Worcester

Season 6 Episode 41


Season 6 Episode 40

Hands Off Our Grant March

Season 6 Episode 38

Fees Must Fall March

Season 6 Episode 37

Anti Corruption March

Season 6 Episode 36

Soup Kitchen Khayelitsha

Season 6 Episode 26

Heidelberg Residents

Season 6 Episode 19

Teens Talk Dating

Season 6 Episode 15

Elders Blame Democracy

Season 6 Episode 2

Women Farm Workers Rise Up

Season 5 Episode 44

Indlu Yengwevu

Season 5 Episode 40


Season 5 Episode 29

Botswana Youth Part 1

Season 5 Episode 27

Teenage Pregnancy & Incest Part 1

Season 3 Episode 10


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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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