Carlow company sponsored this year's Underground Cinema Film Festival

Silver Spear gin has hit the gin world by storm

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett


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Silver Spear gin originated in Carlow

The Underground Cinema Film Festival was sponsored by Silverpear Gin. The 9th year of the festival showcased a fantastic programme of adventurous independent filmmaking.

Silver Spear gin has hit the gin world by storm. Originating from Carlow, established in 2016 by husband and wife team Charles and Dawn Smyth at their historic home of Ballydalton House near Bagenalstown.

The festival took place in the magnificent Royal Marine Hotel in Dun Laoghaire from August 31 to September 2.

Pictured above at the opening of the Underground Cinema Film Festival in the Royal Marine Hotel Dún Laoghaire on Friday night, left to right are: Brendan Conroy (Actor), Neill Conroy (Actress Fair City), Pat Maher (Head of Commercial Sales with Silverspear Gin), Tommy O'Neill (Actor Fair City.)