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Robert Cicchini accept the award for best picture and best director from festival director Terri Lee Chandler at the  Emagine Theatres  in Royal Oak.

Robert Cicchini accept the award for best picture and best director from festival director Terri Lee Chandler at the Emagine Theatres in Royal Oak.

COMING UP FOR AIR WINS SEVEN I SEE YOU AWARDS INCLUDING BEST FEATURE

This was a busy weekend for Coming Up For Air director Robert Cicchini back home in Detroit for the I See You Awards. Today he received the best director and best picture award from festival director Terri Lee Chandler at the Emagine Theatres in Royal Oak and accepted awards on behalf of best actress Deborah Staples, best actor Chase Yi, best editor Gene Gamache, best cinematographer Bruce Schermer and best cast. The film is also a finalist in the Florence Film Awards.

Those cast members include Kate Thomsen, Neil Brookshire, April Paul, David Bendena, Carrie Hitchcock, Kirk Wahamaki, Ray Brazaski, Shelley Irwin, Tom Harryman, Jacqui Robinson, Doug Mancheski, Kimberly Harsch, Judy Johnson, Diane Van Wesep, Bill Iddings, Torsten Johnson, Evan Lugo, Olivia Joy Lehnertz, Michael Stewart, Sarah Chapin , Shannon Huneryager, Mark Corkins, Will Bryson, Christopher Beaman, Foley Schuler, MIranda Cescarini, Liz Nolan, Dick Kimball, Joe Hasper, Susan Craves, Von Washington Jr., Keely Ackerman, Sebastiana Gullo, Filis Slater, Mary Jamieson, Mickey Wallace , D.j. Hilson, Allie Murphy, Collin DeShaw and Tiffany Burns