WFT Members at the Dublin International Film Festival

By 15 January 2024News & Events

WFT is elated to see many members’ films be chosen for screening at this year’s Dublin International Film Festival Shorts Programme! Tickets will go fast, so make sure to grab yours for the Shorts Program here, to catch our members’ work. 

Dublin International Film Festival (DIFF) is Ireland’s premier film event, dedicated to presenting the best in contemporary and classic world cinema. It brings the world to Ireland and showcases Ireland to the world. With a rich history spanning several decades, DIFF showcases a diverse selection of films, hosts industry events, and fosters a vibrant film culture in Dublin. This year, the festival runs from 22nd February 2024 to 2nd March 2024. 

One of DIFF’s most popular events, the diverse and captivating season of Shorts will again showcase the best of international and Irish emerging talent with six curated screening programmes of Short Films being shown during the Festival​. 

  • Shorts Programmes 1-3 – curated by DIFF programmers​
  • Screen Ireland Shorts Programmes 1-2 – curated from Screen Ireland/Fís Éireann’s Focus, Framework and Short Stories funding schemes​
  • Virgin Media Discovers Shorts Programme​

You can find our members on the programme! 

  • Naomi Sheridan: Kiki – Virgin Media Discovers Shorts Programme
  • Martina McGlynn: Wrecker – Screen Ireland Shorts Programme 1
  • Alba Fernandez: Callus – Screen Ireland Shorts Programme 2
  • Natalie Britton: Two For The Road – Screen Ireland Shorts Programme 2
  • Jessica Patterson: Worry World – Screen Ireland Shorts Programme 2
  • Claire Byrne: Waiting Day – Screen Ireland Shorts Programme 2
  • Tania Notaro: Postpartum – DIFF Shorts – Programme 3

Congratulations to all the filmmakers! 

If you’re an active WFT Member and would like your short film added to the list, please get in touch with us via!