Hello, I am looking to cast for my senior thesis short film, “The Kid with the Cage”.

The Kid with the Cage is a horror short film about Tommy, a 10-year-old who discovers a mysterious cage in his basement which places him under the protection of two strange entities, Greggory and Sarah.

Production Info: We are looking to begin filming Mid-May in the Philadelphia area. As of now, we expect approximately 4-5 days of filming. All cast will receive $150 upon completion, travel expenses will be reimbursed, and food will be provided on set. Covid precautions and guidelines will be strictly followed.

Submission Notes: when submitting please include the role you’re auditioning for, as well as a headshot, audition tape (if applicable), and your contact info. Please send all submissions to cagedsjufilmthesis@gmail.com

Tommy (Male)
Description: A 10-year-old boy with an incredible imagination and ability to see a mysterious cage that manifests odd imaginary friends.
Age: 9-12
Ethnicity: Caucasian

Harry (Male)
Description: An architect and struggling stepfather to Tommy.
Age: Late 20’s-40s
Ethnicity: Caucasian

Ashley (Female)
Description: Tommy’s mother and struggling parent.
Age: Late 20’s-30s
Ethnicity: Caucasian

Greggory (Male)
Description: A towering mountain of a man who appears to watch over Tommy and control Sarah.
Age: Late 20s-40s
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Height: 6’2-6’8

Sarah (Female)
Description: A weird and frail young woman who appears to protect Tommy.
Age: Late 20s-30s
Ethnicity: Caucasian