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Matt, 27, has a severe form of Tourette Syndrome that causes sudden violent body movements (tics), spitting and vocal outbursts, often triggered by being in cars or tight space.
Copyright Date: 2019
Erik, 29, has high-functioning autism which can sometimes mean he has trouble communicating his thoughts. Jaleesa, 20, has Tourette Syndrome which causes a variety of involuntary tics such as 'I'm a bagel' or 'I'm a bear'.
Victoria, 25, has autism spectrum disorder but does everything she can to hide it from potential employers. Gabe, 31, has Tourette Syndrome. He's had a tic in almost every part of his body - even his eyes.
This series follows job seekers with conditions such as autism or Tourette Syndrome as they work to overcome obstacles and find fulfilling employment that provides them with the skills to excel long term in their careers.
Fisher, 43, has Tourette Syndrome which means he experiences involuntary physical and vocal outbursts such as 'razzle dazzle', 'dynamite' and 'bop bop bop' - to name but a few.
Aerial, 27, has Tourette Syndrome. Among a range of involuntary vocal outbursts and physical movements.
James, 35, has Tourette Syndrome, which causes a multitude of unexpected tics including saying "hat", "nipple" and a maniacal laugh.
Angela, 31, has Tourette Syndrome and near-constant high energy tics that often include swearing.
Brenda, 44, has high-functioning autism. Her biggest obstacle to finding work has been a crippling fear of social situations. Ben, 27, has Tourette Syndrome, that causes violent body tics and some unexpected verbal outbursts
Modern Makers is a 25 minute documentary that features three artists who have built successful creative businesses from literally nothing. They are unlikely business people living in unlikely places who have taken advantage of modern internet technologies (and other creative strategies) to grow very unique businesses.
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