Here’s one of those difficult to find pieces of film history that was once a sort of holy grail but is now wonderfully easy to see thanks to the internet. Before Reservoir Dogs, Quentin Tarantino spent a couple years working piecemeal on his first film, called My Best Friend’s Birthday. Some of the 16mm film was reportedly destroyed, so all that remains is thirty-six minutes. But that chunk is now available on YouTube, and you can watch it below. Read More »