Panelists picked for Filmmaker Forum

Group includes John August, Michael London

Film Independent has rounded up such panelists as John August, Michael London and Cathy Schulman to take part in its fifth annual Filmmaker Forum, which will be held Oct. 9-11 at the Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles.

The three-day forum includes panel discussions, case studies and networking with filmmakers and industry leaders.

Speakers will include: Richard Abramowitz, Abramorama Entertainment; Claire Aguilar, ITVS; writer-director August; Peter Broderick, Paradigm Consulting; producer Seth Caplan; journalist Michael Cieply; director Laura Gabbert; director Alex Holdridge; Kevin Iwashina, IP Advisors/Hunting Lane Films; director Scott Kennedy; Richard Klubeck, UTA; producer Ted Kroeber; producer London; Rena Ronson; producer Cathy Schulman; director Matt Tyrnauer; and president Laurie Woodrow.