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 Environmentalism


Cannabis: The miracle herb?

Season 9 Episode 49

Mon,13 May 2019 8:30pm, >Wed,15 May 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 18 May 2019...

Education challenges

Season 9 Episode 48

Mon,06 May 2019 8:30pm, >Wed,08 May 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 11 May 2019...

Blacks dating coloureds?

Season 9 Episode 45

Mon,25 Mar 2019 8:30pm, >Wed,27 Mar 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 30 Mar 2019...

Free Land!

Season 9 Episode 44

Mon,18 Mar 2019 8:30pm, >Wed,20 Mar 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 23 Mar 2019...

Masiphumelele – Let’s Succeed Teaser

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Reclaim the city

Season 9 Episode 40

Mon,18 Feb 2018 8:30pm, >Wed,20 Feb 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 23 Feb 2019...

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...

Protesting in vain

Season 9 Episode 36

Mon,21 Jan 2019 8:30pm, >Wed, 23 Jan 2019 8:30pm >Sat,26 Jan 2019...

The racial divide

Season 9 Episode 35

Mon,14 Jan 2019 8:30pm, >Wed, 16 Jan 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 19 Jan...

Multiple partners

Season 9 Episode 34

Mon,07 Jan 2019 8:30pm, >Wed, 09 Jan 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 12 Jan...

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...

The redistribution of our land

Season 9 Episode 27

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

Domestic violence

Season 9 Episode 7

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

Taking our Land back

Season 9 Episode 3

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 7:30pm, 
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 7:30pm

SEKUNJALO! Now is the time!

Season 9 Episode 1

Wed, 23 May 2018 7:30pm, 
Sat, 26 May 2018 7:30pm

Going Rogue

Season 8 Episode 52

Fri, 18 May 2018 7:30pm

Taking back the Hood

Season 8 Episode 50

Wed, 02 May 2018 7:30pm, 
Sat, 05 May 2018 7:30pm

When the taps run dry…

Season 8 Episode 42

Tue, 16 Oct 2018

Public transport nightmare

Season 8 Episode 41

Tue, 16 Oct 2018

Living with the virus

Season 8 Episode 37

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 7:30pm, 
Sat, 10 Feb 2018 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

Whats the future for born frees?

Season 8 Episode 13

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 7:30pm, 
Sat, 26 Aug 2017 7:30pm


Season 8 Episode 2

Wed, 31 May 2017 7:30pm,
Sat, 03 Jun 2017 7:30pm

Ikhaya Garden: Soil Artists

Season 7 Episode 32

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 7:30pm,
Sat, 24 Dec 2016 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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