UK distributor Soda Pictures has acquired three new titles from Cannes2006: Susanne Bier's After TheWedding, Brice Cauvin's Hotel Harabati,and Kelly Reichardt's Old Joy (Kelly Reichardt).

Trust Film sold After The Wedding, Bier's follow-up to Brothers, which Soda released in 2005.

Films Distribution sold Hotel Harabati,which premiered at the Berlinale.

US-based Forward Entertainmenthandled sales for Old Joy, which wonthe Tiger Award in Rotterdam.

"All the new films representwhat Soda Pictures stands for, an exciting mixture of up and coming talent suchas Reichardt and Cauvin aswell as established directors such as Bier whose excellent quality of work justkeeps on improving," said Soda's head of PR Kate Gerova.

Soda said that all threefilms would premiere at UK festivals and would then be released in UK cinemas laterthis year.