Mustapha is a self-taught video maker, born in Mostaganem, Algeria. In 2015 he made his first short film "Why?" which won Africa inspired in 5 at the Global compost film contest 2015, after, Mustapha directed his second short film "Unsafe Water" (Eau Insalubre) about the happenings in "In Salah", Algeria, where inhabitants fight against fracking. This last one participated in many Fetsivals around the world and won impressives awards.