David has worked with numerous arts festivals in Ireland over the past ten years, including Dublin International Film Festival and Cork Film Festival. He started Dublin Sci-Fi Film Festival out of a love for the genre and in the hope of bringing a greater wealth of international and Irish sci-fi to the big screen in Dublin.
When not working for Dublin Sci Fi Film Festival, Sarah Ahern programmes short films and the young people’s strand, Fantastic Flix, at the Audi Dublin International Film Festival (ADIFF) and has been with Festival full time for 3 years. Before that she worked in Film & TV Production and Graphic Design. Sarah’s role at ADIFF is integrated closely with the programming team and spreads across projects management, audience development, industry engagement and key festival relationships with partners and funders.