Peter Naees directed Mozart and the Whale. Mozart and the Whale (released as Crazy in Love in some parts of Europe) is a 2005 romantic comedy-drama film starring Josh Hartnett and Radha Mitchell. The film tells the story of two people with Asperger syndrome (a form of autism).
Donald runs a small self-help group for people on the autism spectrum who are more affected by their autism than he is. Mozart and the Whale is a fictional account, using characters loosely based on the real-life relationship of Jerry Newport and Mary Meinel (now Mary Newport). The screenplay was written by Ron Bass, who also wrote Rain Man.