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.