JCC 2022

Simin Zetwal (Gazing At Stars)

Simin Zetwal (Gazing At Stars)

David Constantin - Mauritius


In a working-class city of Mauritius, old Bolom has disappeared. During the search for his father, Ronaldo crosses paths with Ajeya, an Indian immigrant worker. He dreams of a golden boy’s life, she flees her condition of modern slave. Their crossing of the island takes on a new dimension, between a mystical journey and a desire for freedom.

Film details

Type : Fiction
Duration : 92 min
Year of production : 2022
Country : Mauritius
Screenwriter : David Constantin
Cinematography : Azim Moollan
Editor : Nadia Ben Rachid
Director : David Constantin
Production company : Caméléon Production

David Constantin

Mauritian writer-director and producer, he created Caméléon Production company in Mauritius where he produced his films as well as many by young Mauritian directors’ short films. Constantin is the founder of the Porteurs d’Images Association and the Festival Ile Courts