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 Season 5


My First Time

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Metro Rail or Metro Fail?

Season 5 Episode 52

The Watchmen of Gugulethu

Season 5 Episode 49

Albinism in South Africa

Season 5 Episode 48

Teenagers on the ultimate Taboo

Season 5 Episode 47

My Hair. My Roots?

Season 5 Episode 46

An Outsider’s Perspective

Season 5 Episode 45

Women Farm Workers Rise Up

Season 5 Episode 44

What Doesn’t Kill You…

Season 5 Episode 42

Constitution Under Fire

Season 5 Episode 41

Indlu Yengwevu

Season 5 Episode 40

The Rosa Choir Project

Season 5 Episode 38

Single Mothers Hout Bay

Season 5 Episode 37

Gay Marriage

Season 5 Episode 35


Season 5 Episode 34

Botswana Youth Part 2

Season 5 Episode 33

Botswana Legabibo Part 2

Season 5 Episode 32

Its Better to Have Loved….

Season 5 Episode 31

Life Online

Season 5 Episode 30


Season 5 Episode 29

Botswana Ub-Legabi

Season 5 Episode 28

Botswana Youth Part 1

Season 5 Episode 27

Botswana Legabibo Part 1

Season 5 Episode 26

Ottery Youth Centre

Season 5 Episode 25

Hermanus Zwelihle

Season 5 Episode 23

Hermanus Retirees

Season 5 Episode 22

Rape Survivors Part 2

Season 5 Episode 21

Rape Survivors Part 1

Season 5 Episode 20

Born Frees

Season 5 Episode 18

Dating Across the Colour Line

Season 5 Episode 15


Season 5 Episode 14


Join the conversation

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.

If you have an issue/story that you think needs to be told get in touch with us.


Street Talk TV is run by a non-profit organization (NPO). We survive on funding and donations. If you believe in what we do please consider donating
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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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