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‘Concealer’: A cautionary comedy about pyramid schemes

Act One presents 'Concealer,' a hilarious horror-comedy directed by Kristine Gerolaga

A young woman reunites with an old friend, only to find that she has been consumed by a predatory pyramid scheme.

Concealer is a hilarious horror-comedy on the social dangers of financial scams.

Made by Kristine Gerolaga and Stacie Gancayco-Adlao, a Filipina-American writer-actor duo based in Los Angeles, Concealer was produced in partnership with ATTN: and Amazon Fire TV. It won Best Horror/Thriller Short at Atlanta Women’s Film Festival and Best Short Film Actress at HorrOrigins.

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