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 Xenophobia


Foreigners Go Home

Season 10, Episode 18

Mon, 7 October 2019 8:30pm, >Wed, 9 October 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 12...

Home Affairs?

Season 10, Episode 12

Mon,26 August 2019 8:30pm, >Wed, 28 August 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 31 August...

Mob Justice

Season 10 Episode 1

Mon, 10 June 2019 8:30pm, >Wed,12 June 2019 8:30pm >Sat, 15 ...

Masiphumelele – Let’s Succeed Teaser

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Masiphumelele – Let’s Succeed

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Street talk films When the first Eastern Cape families arrived at Site...

Artscape Outreach in Worcester

Season 6 Episode 41

Tue, 1 Jun 2017


Season 6 Episode 40

Season 6 Episode 40 The people of Masiphumelele posess a vibrant spirit...

African Immigrants on living in South Africa

Season 6 Episode 31

Tue, 16 May 2017

Looking Back: Retirees Reflect

Season 6 Episode 17

Season 6 Episode 17   Join the conversation

The Watchmen of Gugulethu

Season 5 Episode 49

Season 5 Episode 49 “The fact that we are in close proximity...


Season 3 Episode 17

Season 3 Episode 17 South Africans and foreigners compare notes on xenophobia....

Lack of Employment

Season 2 Episode 30

Season 2 Episode 30   A group from Delft and Phillipi residents...

The Grand Part 2

Season 1 Episode 37

Season 1 Episode 37 “For me the most disturbing thing about it...

The Grand Part 1

Season 1 Episode 34

Season 1 Episode 34 “….when things break down the first thing they’re...

Khayelitsha Xenophobia

Season 1 Episode 3

Season 1 Episode 3   “When a black person sees a white...

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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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