Luca Nicolosi

Luca Nicolosi

Luca Nicolosi (aka Picapau, “woodpecker” in Portuguese) is an award-winning, Sicilian director, born in 1997. He moved to Rome where he started filming interviews with Italian rap-stars like CaneSecco and Junior Cally. He then worked for RAI as a director and editor for the opening titles of “Flash”, a RaiPlay tv-series in 2018. He wrote, directed and edited two short films which have been awarded Best Picture, Best International Short, Best Fantasy Short attracting national and international attention. One of which was a short film in collaboration with Makinarium, Italy’s biggest and most prestigious SFX/VFX film industry specialist. At 22, Luca moved to Milan to test and transfer his cinematic vision and skills by working in the fashion and advertising Industries for clients such as Paco Rabanne, MaxMara, BVLGARI and Philipp Plein.