I AM WOMAN LEAP OF FAITH is a South African television series presented by broadcast journalist 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 moments of change in their lives and explores where they turned to for sustenance when the chips were down.

I AM WOMAN LEAP OF FAITH is co-produced by Lisa Chait and award-winning filmmakers Lauren Groenewald & Miki Redelinghuys from Plexus Films. It is winner of the SAFTA South African Film and Television Award prize for Best Talk Show 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.

STOP PRESS: Season 3 is currently in research phase due for broadcast on SABC3 in August 2016. We are on the hunt for incredible, powerful, deep, interesting, blow-me-away, stories of South African women who have taken a HUGE or many HUGE Leaps of Faith in their lives. No rules here just amazing stories to share with the country. Email Lisa Chait.

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!

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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.