Arisa Chirawu

Photography by Valerie Burke

Photography by Valerie Burke

Arisa Chirawu is an actress and filmmaker based in Toronto, Canada. Arisa was born and raised in Namibia. She identifies as a third-culture kid. She moved to Canada to complete her high school studies and graduated as Valedictorian of her class. Arisa is pursuing a Fine Arts Degree while also training as an actress. 

Arisa has acted in short films but has also directed a number of short documentary and fiction films.

In the summer of 2017, she created Lifestyle & Trotting; a space where she could document and combine her passion for writing with her love and interest in beauty products, food, fashion and travel.