A dramatic-comedy, inspired by the lives of two people with Asperger's Syndrome, a form of autism, whose emotional dysfunctions threaten to sabotage their budding romance. Donald is a good-natured but hapless taxi driver with a love of birds and a superhuman knack for numbers. Like many people with AS, he likes patterns and routines. But when the beautiful but complicated Isabel joins the autism support group he leads, his life - and his heart - are turned upside down. Written by
They don't fit in. Except together.
2 February 2006 (Turkey)
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Opening Weekend: $19,610
(14 April 2006)
(11 May 2006)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
The project was originally planned for Steven Spielberg
, but due to his workload it eventually landed in the hands of critically acclaimed Norwegian director Petter Næss
. This became his first US production. See more
In the first group scene, Donald talks about numbers as he stares at the microwave oven countdown. When the camera cuts away from the digital readout, the one/second beep of the microwave can still be heard but when the camera returns to the readout, fewer seconds elapse than beeps heard. See more
You can kiss my self esteem butt, Donald Duck. Why tell your life story, and tell only the good parts?
It's Donald Morton.
You're missing my point!
No I'm not! I just - never know what to say.
High Ball Sonata
Written and Performed by Stephen Edwards
Published by Source in Sync and Engine Co (ASCAP)
Courtesy of 5 Alarm Music See more