Go Away Mr Tumor is based the life of late cartoonist Xiang Yao 项瑶, who became famous for her online cartoon series “Go to Hell, Tumor” which depicted humorously her struggles with cancer. She passed away in Beijing on November 16, 2012.
Go Away Mr Tumor (2015)
06/02/2017 in Chinese with English subtitles
Duration : 128 min
Category : Comedy, Drama
Director: HAN Yan
Starring: BAi Baihe, Daniel WU, LI Yuan, ZHANG Zi-Xuan, LIU Ruilin
On her 29th birthday, cartoonist Xiong Dun loses her job and finds out her boyfriend has been cheating on her. Her streak of bad luck does not end there as, after she loses consciousness during her birthday party and ends up at the hospital, she is told that she has a malignant tumor. Despite her fate the very imaginative Xiong Dun stays optimistic, chronicling her struggles in an amusing and hopeful way.
Xiang Yao cartoon series “Go to Hell, Tumor” can be found HERE on weibo (link in Chinese)
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