daMNaged (Trailer)

Combining experimental narrative structure with provocative imagery, daMNaged leads viewers through the dark alleys, late-night trains and ritual dungeons of urban San Francisco, as one man explores the relationship which haunts his every move. It's a lyrical story of obsession, delusion and endless wandering.

Starring:  David Kopler and Jol Perez 


Written, Produced, Directed, Shot, and Edited – Andy Bydalek

Production Assistant – Evan Brenner

Shot in 2001


The film was first edited in 2002 for its festival run, and then re-edited in 2005 with a brand new original score by Andy Bydalek.


Festival screenings included:


  • ATA's "DJs, Trannies and Films Oh My!"
  • Frameline (San Francisco LGBTQ Film Festival)
  • Russian River Massacre
  • Seattle Gay Lesbian FF 2002
  • Verzaubert Festival 2002 (Five city German festival)
  • Sensory Perceptions – The Portland Lesbian and Gay Film Festival 2003
  • Long Island Lesbian and Gay Film Festival 2003
  • Reeling – The Chicago Lesbian and Gay Film Festival 2003