Tomoaki Makino’s TOKYO SOAP OPERA is now part of the Asia-Pacific Photobook Archive

Tokyo Soap Opera

Title: Tokyo Soap Opera

Photographer: Tomoaki Makino

Date of Publication: 2005

Publisher: Foil

ISBN: 4-902943-07-7 C0072

The Women of Tokyo Soap Opera live in sanctuaries reminiscing their youth. The portraits show the buried traces of their beauty and their hidden desire for self-expression quenched by going on stage in front of the camera.