Film Stories magazine
"I've tried to pin a reason on why I started making movies for ages and I still can't figure it out."
“Young Lancashire filmmaker continues to win international awards.”
Jazz & Mo' Magazine
"A casual, unpretentious film that can be viewed in its entirety on YouTube."
Sound Of The Moment
Producer Alisdair Pickering on the Sound Of The Moment podcast.
“The best movies seem to change the more you watch them, but it’s not the film that’s changed, it’s you. It’s an idea that’s stuck with me.”
Mas Jazz Digital
"Red Light Solo is the documentary made by Ryan J. Smith, barely 20 years old, and that is reaping the recognition of critics, musicians and the public."
"Graduate makes award-winning jazz documentary on shoestring budget."
"Red Light means go for filmmaker Ryan J. Smith."