Director (Mauritius)

David Constantin lives and works in Mauritius. After studying cinematography in France for 5 years, he settled back in Mauritius in 2003.

This same year David directed and produced the short film Colas and Diego the Forbidden. Since then, he directed several films (short fiction and documentaries), such as Bisanvil (Audience Award in Amiens), Les Accords de Bella et Made in Mauritius (Fondation Pellegrini Award, Milan). He also co-directed From so Far, a series of 4 documentaries on the various origins of the Mauritian population.

In 2004, David Constantin founded the production company Caméléon Production. He is also the founder of the non-profit organization Porteurs d’Images, that has been co-organizing Île Courts-International Short Film Festival in Mauritius since 2007.

David Constantin is currently working on his first feature film Lonbraz Kann.


  • Made in Mauritius, 2010

  • Venus d’Ailleurs, Coréalisation 2008 2010

  • Les Accords de Bella, 2007

  • Bisanvil, 2005
    Prix du Public, Festival International du Film d’Amiens (France)
    Prix du Jury, Festival du Film d’Afrique et des Iles (Réunion)

  • Colas, 2003

  • Diego l’Interdite, 2003