April 4, 2022

No Ordinary Man on CBC

“Complicated, beautiful and historically unrivalled, this groundbreaking film shows what is possible when a community collaborates to honour the legacy of an unlikely hero.” – CBC documentary channel If you haven’t yet had the chance to watch No Ordinary Man, the genre-bending documentary will be showing on CBC documentary channel the following dates: Sun, April […]

March 2, 2022

Watch No Ordinary Man on Blue-ray and DVD

No Ordinary Man is now out on Blu-ray and DVD! This genre-defying documentary celebrates the life of musician and trans culture icon Billy Tipton by foregrounding leading voices in the trans community, including Marquise Vilsón, Scott Turner Schofield, Susan Stryker, C.Riley Snorton, and Thomas Page McBee, among others. For the Canadian audience, physical copies are now […]

November 5, 2021

Aisling Chin-Yee wins Best Picture Editing – Documentary

For the 20th Annual DGC Awards, Director and Editor of No Ordinary Man Aisling Chin-Yee wins the award of Best Picture Editing – Documentary.  

October 19, 2021

No Ordinary Man nominated for Critics Choice Documentary Awards

We are so excited to see No Ordinary Man nominated for the Best Historical or Biographical Documentary at the Critics Choice Documentary Awards. The sixth annual award show will take place on Sunday, Nov. 14, at BRIC in Brooklyn.

October 15, 2021

Watch No Ordinary Man at home

No Ordinary Man is now streaming on your favourite VOD platform (AppleTV, GooglePlay, DirectTV, etc.).

October 12, 2021

No Ordinary Man nominated for the 2021 DGC Awards

We are proud to share that Chase Joynt and Aisling Chin-Yee’s incredible work on No Ordinary Man is nominated for the 2021 Directors Guild of Canada’s Allan King Award for Excellence in Documentary. In addition, we are excited that Aisling Chin-Yee is nominated in the category of Best Picture Editing – Documentary. Tune in on twitter and youtube […]

August 28, 2021

No Ordinary Man on Documentary Channel

No Ordinary Man is having its television premiere on Documentary channel! Tune in this Sunday Aug 29 at 9pm ET/PT.

April 13, 2021


It is with great excitement that we released commercially No Ordinary Man across Canada on Friday April 2nd 2021. The film is now available on all PVOD platforms and in select cinemas in Québec. For times, venues and links, please check our distributors websites @ Les Films du 3 Mars and level films. https://f3m.ca/ http://level.film/

April 13, 2021


Oscilloscope Laboratories has acquired U.S. rights to No Ordinary Man. The news of the acquisition of No Ordinary Man comes at an appropriate time as March 31 was Trans Day of Visibility. “For me, No Ordinary Man was such an eye-opening and welcome introduction to Billy Tipton,” said O-Scope’s Dan Berger. “Aisling and Chase’s inventive portrait adopts a number of […]

July 30, 2020

NO ORDINARY MAN to have its world premiere at the 2020 TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

            AISLING CHIN-YEE AND CHASE JOYNT’S NO ORDINARY MAN TO HAVE ITS WORLD PREMIERE AT THE 2020 TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Written by transgender writer Amos Mac and Montreal filmmaker Aisling Chin-Yee, No Ordinary Man represents the only feature film with transgender filmmakers screening at this year’s TIFF Toronto, ON […]