About the film
pop culture television history daytime
The Story of Soaps
Release Date: May 19, 2020
|Production Companies||:||MaggieVision Productions, Four M Studios|
|Director||:||Rebecca Gitlitz, Robin Pelleck|
|Producers||:||Maura Mandt, Rebecca Gitlitz, Bruce Gersh, Bruce Robertson, Robin Pelleck|
This ABC/PEOPLE television special highlights the impact of the soap opera. In today's shifting television landscape, "The Story of Soaps" traces how female creators migrated from radio to television to become the dominant force in daytime for more than three decades. Today, the legacy of the soap opera continues all over prime time and reality t.v. An extensive look is taken at this iconic, impactful genre.