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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Gogos look back?

Season 9 Episode 46

Mon,22 Apr 2019 8:30pm, >Wed,24 Apr 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 27 Apr 2019...

Masiphumelele – Let’s Succeed Teaser

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Prim Poetry

Season 9 Episode 31

Mon,17 Dec 2018 8:30pm, >Wed, 19 Dec 2018 8:30pm >Sat, 22 Dec...

Music influences part 2

Season 8 Episode 12

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 7:30pm, 
Sat, 19 Aug 2017 7:30pm

Music influences

Season 8 Episode 9

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 7:30pm, 
Sat, 29 Jul 2017 7:30pm

Artscape Outreach: Reaching Out

Season 7 Episode 36

Wed, 25 Jan 2017 7:30 pm,

Sat, 28 Jan 2017 7:30pm

Artscape Rural Outreach 2016

Season 7 Episode 33

Wed, 28 Dec 2016 7:30pm,
Sat, 31 Dec 2016 7:30pm

Hip Hop Culture Part 1

Season 7 Episode 31

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 7:30pm,
Sat, 17 Dec 2016 7:30pm

Artists of Kayamandi

Season 7 Episode 27

Gangs: Playing with Death

Season 7 Episode 12

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 7:30 pm

ArtsCape Outreach 2016

Season 6 Episode 50

Season 6 Episode 50   To try and borrow from how John...

The Hip Hop Generation

Season 6 Episode 29

11 May 2017

Artscape Outreach Heidelberg

Season 6 Episode 13

Season 6 Episode 13   “…the magic about these things that...

Artscape Rural Outreach: Coordinating the Magic

Season 6 Episode 8

04 Apr 2017

Artscape Rural Outreach: Performers

Season 6 Episode 4

28 Mar 2017

And You Don’t Stop: Hip Hop in SA

Season 6 Episode 3

28 Mar 2017

The Rosa Choir Project

Season 5 Episode 38

Season 5 Episode 38 “It’s all these languages being brought together and...

Mzantsi Risers Part 1

Season 4 Episode 52

Season 4 Episode 52 A theatrical dance and music programme for Langa...

D.A.T. Spaza Music Star Part 2

Season 2 Episode 3

Season 2 Episode 3 Hip Hop star DAT explains the origins of...

D.A.T. Spaza Music Star Part 1

Season 2 Episode 2

Season 2 Episode 2 Hip Hop star DAT explains the origins of...

Ntonga Music School

Season 2 Episode 1

Season 2 Episode 1 At the Ntonga Music school in Gugulethu, Poke,...

A tribute to Joe Mthimka

Season 1 Episode 18

Season 1 Episode 18 “I have this great desire to see ourselves...


Season 1 Episode 5

Season 1 Episode 5    Porky, Sekhiwe, Mxolisi, Mephisto, Lungile and Victor...

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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.

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.


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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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