Painful stories of residential school need to be shared during National Indigenous History Month, says filmmaker

The Royal Saskatchewan Museum will be hosting events all of June for National Indigenous History Month – and we’re there to cover them.

APTN’s Tamara Pimentel went to a film screening at the museum – where one woman shares her experience working for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

Video Journalist / Calgary

Tamara is Métis from Winnipeg, Manitoba. She received a diploma in interactive media arts at Assiniboine Community College in Brandon and has worked as a videographer for CBC in Winnipeg and Iqaluit. Tamara was hired by APTN in 2016 as a camera/editor and is now a video journalist in our Calgary bureau.