Palace Films has alreadysnapped up Australian rights for three Competition titles including the openingnight film Lemming.

The Australian company hasalso taken director Marco Tullio Giordana's Once You're Born You Can NoLonger Hide from TF1, screening on Monday.

The third pick-up is AmosGitai's comedy Free Zone, screening on Thursday, from BAC Films.

Palace is planning to launch the films in late 2005/early 2006.