The Life-Sized City

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The Life-Sized City is a Canadian television documentary series, which premiered on TVOntario in 2017.[1] Hosted by Mikael Colville-Andersen, the series visits various world cities, where it profiles innovative local urban development and improvement projects that are changing and revitalizing city life.[2]

The series received five Canadian Screen Award nominations at the 6th Canadian Screen Awards, and two at the 7th Canadian Screen Awards.[3]

The series has been rebroadcast by Knowledge Network in British Columbia,[4] as well as internationally on Finland's Yle (as Ihmisen Kaupunki),[5] Denmark's DR (as Det fantastiske byliv),[6] Austria's ServusTV, Belgium's VRT,[7], Poland's TVN24, Italy's LaEffe (as Racconti dalle citta del futuro),[8] and France's Planète+ (as Des villes à hauteur d'hommes).


Season 1[edit]

# Title Original air date
1"Medellín"September 16, 2017 (2017-09-16)
2"Toronto"September 23, 2017 (2017-09-23)
3"Paris"September 30, 2017 (2017-09-30)
4"Bangkok"October 7, 2017 (2017-10-07)
5"Tel Aviv"October 14, 2017 (2017-10-14)
6"Tokyo"October 21, 2017 (2017-10-21)

Season 2[edit]

# Title Original air date
7"Cape Town"November 10, 2018 (2018-11-10)
8"Mexico City"November 17, 2018 (2018-11-17)
9"Copenhagen"November 24, 2018 (2018-11-24)
10"Milan"December 1, 2018 (2018-12-01)
11"Detroit and Windsor"December 8, 2018 (2018-12-08)
12"Montreal"December 15, 2018 (2018-12-15)


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