Gianluca Marcon left his job as an analytical chemist to study at the Dams, Bologna. His directorial debut film entitled E noi ve lo diciamo (2011) dealt with fanatical football fans. With Marco Landini he co-directed Ortobello. Primo concorso di bellezza per orti (2012), presented at CinemAmbiente. With Marco Landini and Rosario Simanella he wrote the screenplay for The Human Horses (2013), Magar Women (2016), and Fugh int i scapàin(2017).