According to Variety, Helmer Pedro Almodovar's next film will be Volver (literally, "Return"), toplining Penelope Cruz and Carmen Maura.

Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's El Deseo production shingle confirmed the choice Thursday morning. Pedro Almodovar also had been prepping La tempestad sonada (literally, "Dreamed Storm"), a drama with a role for Cruz, but he has decided to go with Volver.

The generational comedy concerns three women who travel to Madrid seeking a better life.

Lensing will begin in July in Madrid and La Mancha.