By Mike Augustyniak

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Independent films will take over movie screens beginning next Wednesday.

Jatin Setia and Lea Thompson (credit: CBS)

Jatin Setia and Lea Thompson (credit: CBS)

The Twin Cities Film Festival runs through Saturday, Oct. 29.

In the video above, WCCO’s Mike Augustyniak sits down with executive director Jatin Setia and actress, director and Minnesota-native Lea Thompson — from the “Back To The Future” series — to preview the festival, and find out why film festivals are important.

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