Gianluca Sodaro was born in Sicily on Christmas Eve. He is a graduate of Milan’s Academy of Fine Arts and Design (NABA).
In 2008 year Gianluca Sodaro got in touch with the American music composer Angelo Badalamenti (he's best known for his work scoring films for director David Lynch) who created the music score for God’s Got His Head in the Clouds (2012) and for Nowhen (2018). These short films have been shown, nominated and presented with awards in more than 45 film festivals all over the world. Gianluca has just completed one more short film (as yet unreleased) and the British Oscar winner Rachel Portman (best known for her work scoring films for the movies Chocolat, The Cider House Rules, Emma, Oliver Twist, etc.) has composed its original music.