Two, twenty-something roommates search for their lost "key" and contemplate the nature of their relationship in a comedy about love, friendship and getting on.

Dana and Carla, twenty-something friends/roommates/lovers are looking for the misplaced key to their apartment. If they can't find it, they can't leave to attend the fete of an imposing "friend" of Carla's. Is the key really "missing?" Was it lost on purpose, or as the result of personality traits that have irked these young women for some time? The two search for the key and for answers about each other and their relationship while asking, "if I were a key, where would I be?"

  • Matalin Racster
  • Matalin Racster
  • Elizabeth Racster
    Kelly, Side Effects of Sadness, Breaking the Silence
  • James Stenson
    Kelly, Side Effects of Sadness, Breaking the Silence, Dot & Bree TV (for HULU)
  • Lestonja Diaz
    Key Cast
    My Teacher, My Obsession; Early Departure; Silas
  • Elsie Wang
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
  • Genres:
    Romantic comedy
  • Runtime:
    7 minutes 36 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    May 1, 2023
  • Production Budget:
    10,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
  • Shooting Format:
  • Aspect Ratio:
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
Director Biography - Matalin Racster

Writer/Director Matalin Racster recently graduated from Indiana University where she majored in Cinema Studies with a concentration in Scriptwriting. While in Bloomington, she regularly wrote comedy sketches and performed as a member of Ladies Night Comedy and The University tWits. As a writer, she helped launch the literary-arts publication, "Working Title Magazine," which featured new, diverse voices in art, music, and writing. Now in Los Angeles, Matalin works and performs regularly at The Crow Comedy Club, where she hones her own brand of self-effacing comedy and gentle self-expression, while encouraging larger inclusivity in comedy line-ups and performance. KEY marks her writing/directorial debut and her first professional and artistic collaboration with Do It England Productions.

Add Director Biography