Angelie Jolie brings to screen the life and the death of who some considered to be the first supermodel – Gia Carangi. Gia is considered by the industry to have refined beauty. She was the darling of the industry, but also a girl in pain. She struggles with drugs, with wanting her mother’s approval. Blacklisted from modeling because of her drug problem, she eventually was banished to the street with no money, and no help. Gia features a lesbian relationship between Gia and a makeup artist Linda.