Stunt Woman/ Photographer/ Producer/ Adventure Athlete/ Activist
Gemita Samarra is a 25 year old stuntwoman, producer, writer, journalist, artist and adventure athlete. She started her career at an early age, doing stunts for films such as 007’s ‘Spectre’ and Tim Burtons 'Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children’ as well as having credits in 'Fast and Furious 6 and 'The Kingsman'. She later discovered she wanted to pursue a career in something that had more depth and meaning. With a huge passion in environmental conservation, human and animal rights, she shifted her focus and utilised the money from movies to fund research and documentaries and community projects.
Gemita grew up as a professional athlete, competing on the international circuit in show jumping, swimming and also modern pentathlon, and enjoys surfing, climbing and free diving. With a versatile sporting background, Gemita utilises her unique skills to access these challenging environments she endures when on an assignment.
In January 2018, Gemita started ‘My Name is Human Project’- a social enterprise working globally with displaced people, to provide education and creative solutions for refugees, the homeless, and the extremely impoverished.
Find out more on www.mynameishumanproject.com