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This Month on TLN TV | August Highlights

TLN is your ticket to a multicultural concert experience—featuring a special lineup of concerts every Saturday starting at 6P. View full lineup HERE.


Il Volo - Una Notte Magica: A Tribute To The Three Tenors

Aug 5 | 6:00P

Piazza Santa Croce in Florence featured the renowned Teatro Massimo di Palermo orchestra, led by Maestro Ramón Tebar, with a special appearance by Maestro Plácido Domingo conducting operatic arias and songs.

Gloria Estefan

The Standards

Aug 12 | 7:30P

Gloria Estefan performs songs from her "The Standards" album backed by the Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra at the New World Center in Miami Beach, Fla., including a variety of timeless classics and a collaboration with Dave Koz.

Serenata Latina - Rolando Villazon

& Xavier De Maistre

Aug 26 | 6:00P

At the beautiful Théâtre des Bouffes-Parisiens, Rolando Villazón partners with star French harpist Xavier de Maistre for a concert of intimate arrangements of Latin American songs for tenor and harp.

Ariana Grande

Live In London

Aug 26 | 7:30P

Ariana Grande swaps the sell-out stadium for an intimate studio audience to perform nine of her hits, backed by an all-female orchestra.

Radio Italia Concert

Live From Palermo 2023

Aug 27 | 6:00P

The largest free live music event in Italy returns to Palermo's Foro Italico. Featuring some of the biggest names in Italian music.

New Episodes of “Speaking Freely”

with Rafael Gomez

Mondays at 8P/et on TLN TV

Catch new episodes of TLN Media Group commissioned series Speaking Freely Mondays at 8P/ET. The series of one-hour specials is hosted by Dr. Rafael Gomez, Professor of Employment Relations at the University of Toronto, and produced by Render Media at the TLN Media Group Studios in Toronto’s Columbus Centre. Speaking Freely examines the past, present and future of Canadian democracy and our multicultural society. Where have we come from, where are we now and where are we going? To address these questions, we interview regular citizens and experts who are willing to speak freely about the issues that matter to Canadians.


David Rocco Dolce Homemade 

Starts Sept 9 | 8:00P

 “Dolce Homemade,” showcases David celebrating multicultural Canada by connecting with friends and family through candid conversations and inspiring recipes. Featuring guests from around the world who share David’s passion for both food and life, the new series brings his adventurous spirit home.

Searching With Chef Sang

Starts Sept 3 | 8:00P 

Searching with Chef Sang is a documentary series that follows celebrated chef and writer Sang Kim on a culinary road trip across his home province. Sang’s guests paint a portrait of a diverse, vibrant culture that is alive in even the most unlikely small towns in Canada. One part travelogue, one part culinary series.

Exciting News for Calcio Fans: Serie A Returns on August 20th!

The highly anticipated 2023/2024 Serie A season is just around the corner! Mark your calendars for Sunday, August 20th, as TLN brings back all the calcio action you've been waiting for.

Get ready to witness thrilling matches, breathtaking goals, and fierce competition as the top clubs battle it out on the pitch. And speaking of competition, Napoli are eager to defend their title and win the scudetto once again.

 Join us as we kick off the new season in style. Stay tuned for the full schedule and exclusive highlights, only on TLN.

Stay Tuned for the complete season lineup coming soon!


TLN Presents Cinema all’Aperto - Italian Movies Under the Stars all Summer!

Date: Every Thursday through to August 31, 7:00pm

Location: Columbus Centre Courtyard, Columbus Centre

Summer nights are finally here and what better way to spend it than watching movies under the stars! Join us every Thursday through August 31 at the Columbus Centre for your weekly ticket to hit movies from Italy with a spectacular lineup of English-subtitled films from some of the most acclaimed names in Italian cinema. Take a peek at the schedule below or view the complete movie descriptions online.

TLN 10 Most Influential Hispanic Canadians

Nominations for the TLN 10 Most Influential Hispanic Canadians are now closed and we are excited by the surmounting number of submissions received from across the country. Stay tuned for the finalists announcement where the public will have a chance to cast their vote and be part of choosing this year's award recipients! Voting will take place at tln.ca/top10 - stay tuned for more updates in the coming weeks!


August 4-20

TLN Media Group is a proud annual sponsor of Italfest MTL Hosted by our very own Antonio Giorgi. For 30 years, ItalfestMTL has honored the beauty and riches of Italy in its beloved metropolis and TLN Media Group has been a proud annual festival partner. Italians and non-Italians will gather for the festivities from August 4-20th to live the Dolce Vita.  

As Canada’s largest curator of Italian films and producer of Original Canadian multicultural content with a catalogue of hundreds of hours, TLN will feature two Original documentaries and a feature Italian subtitiled film as part of this year's festival:


Italofobia: L’Esodo dal Quebec 

TLN Original documentary Italofobia: L’Esodo dal Quebec directed by award-winning Montreal native Anthony Sarracco, sheds light on the history of the Italian Canadian immigrant experience in Québec and explores the key themes of sovereignty, assimilation, and the social stigma faced by the community, while highlighting their significant contributions and dispelling fears held by other cultures.  

AUG 15 | 7:30P

Leonardo Da Vinci Center

AUG 16 | 7:30P

Collège Gérald-Godin, Salle Pauline Julien


Guido Nincheri: Il Michelangelo Canadese

This TLN original documentary, produced in collaboration with Colombian born – Canadian, award-winning Director Jaime Escallon-Buraglia, intimately explores the life and artistic legacy of Guido Nincheri, known as Canada's Michelangelo, through the eyes of his grandson, Roger, as he embarks on a personal journey to visit St. Anne Varnes in Quebec and complete the narrative of his grandfather's remarkable works.

AUG 15 | 7:30P

Collège Gérald-Godin, Salle Pauline Julien

AUG 16 | 7:30P

Leonardo Da Vinci Center

AUG 19 | 7:30P

Casa D'Italia, Salle des Célébrations 


Beata Ignoranza (Ignorance is Bliss)

Ernesto and Filippo, two high school teachers with opposing views on technology and teaching methods, must confront their unresolved past and conflicting ideologies when they find themselves teaching at the same school, with the internet and a young woman named Nina acting as catalysts for change.

AUG 16 | 7:30P

Leonardo Da Vinci Center

AUG 19 | 7:30P

Casa D'Italia