The Flats (film)

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The Flats
The Flats Poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Kelly Requa
Tyler Requa
Written by Tyler Requa
Kelly Requa
Starring Chad Lindberg
Judy Herrera
Sean Christensen
Cristen Coppen
Cinematography Lawrence Schweich
Distributed by IndieFlix
Release date
Running time
102 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Flats is a 2002 independent film written and directed by brothers Tyler Requa and Kelly Requa. Filmed in October 2001 near Mt. Vernon and the Skagit Valley of Washington, The Flats was produced by Clear Pictures, LLC and premiered at the 2002 Seattle International Film Festival.

Plot summary[edit]

The Flats tells a cautionary tale of friendship and desire played out among a group of 20-somethings transitioning into adulthood. Main character Harper and his buddies make the most of their freedom prior to an impending court-ordered jail sentence. Things get even more serious when Harper and his best friend's girlfriend, Paige, begin a sobering relationship.

Featured cast[edit]


  • DC INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL - Grand Jury Special Mention
  • KINDRED INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL - Winner, Best Actor (Chad Lindberg)
  • NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL - Winner, Best Score (Sean Christensen), Best Actress (Judy Herrera)

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