Leslie Knott

Leslie Knott

Leslie works as an international photographer and filmmaker, with a special focus on Afghanistan. She has worked in Afghanistan for eight years on documentaries including Out of the Ashes, the film that follows the rise of the Afghan cricket team from the refugee camps to the world stage.  She helped set up the Afghan Youth Cricket Support Organisation AYCSO, the implementing partner of Afghan Connections’ cricket program in Afghanistan. Leslie was one of 5 internationally acclaimed artists featured in  the 2016 Refugee exhibition for Annenberg Space for Photography.

Leslie is responsible for Afghan Connection’s videos and short films and travels to the projects frequently with the CEO.