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United States, 2013
Documentary, Short


Redemption is a documentary about New York City’s canners – the men and women who survive by redeeming bottles and cans they collect from curbs, garbage cans and apartment complexes. You’ve seen them combing through the trash, but never got to meet them.

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Redemption Directed by Jon Alpert, Matthew O'Neill

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2013 | Nominee: Best Documentary, Short Subjects

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