In a story from Variety Olympia Dukakis and Brenda Fricker are teaming up to star in Cloudburst for Sidney Kimmel Entertainment.

Thom Fitzgerald will direct this project from an original script he wrote.

The film looks at two women who have been lovers for 30 years. One day they decide to leave a nursing facility where one of them has been sent.

Production is set to start this month in Nova Scotia.