I AM WOMAN LEAP OF FAITH is a South African television and online series presented by storyteller Lisa Chait. It features the lives and Leaps of Faith of remarkable women exploring how they stepped into brand new territory when faced with life’s greatest challenges and opportunities. Each episode uncovers the turning points and pivotal moments of change in their lives. We also explore where they turned to when the chips were down.

I AM WOMAN LEAP OF FAITH is co-produced by award-winning filmmakers Lauren Groenewald & Miki Redelinghuys from Plexus Films and broadcast journalist Lisa Chait. It won the SAFTA South African Film and Television Award for Best Talk Show in 2015. It was nominated for two SAFTA’s in 2013 and three in 2014, with a special mention made by the judging panel for the quality of the series.

WATCH ONLINE: All of our episodes are available online. Simply select season 1 or season 2, click ‘read more’ on the stories you wish to watch - and enjoy!

I Am Woman Leap of Faith is keen to hear about your own leaps of faith. You can post a comment on this site or find out more.

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On 13 September 2012 our dear friend and colleague Llewelyn Roderick passed away. He will be dearly missed, fondly remembered and his spirit felt forever.