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dir. Kasia Rastockaja, 2018

Fyodar Klimchuk is 82 years old. He is known as a leading specialist in the history and dialects of Palesse.

He is a Belarusian linguist, dialectologist and historian, author of over 200 papers in the field of dialectology, linguogeography, lexicography, Slavic philology, folklore. But it is the translation of the New Testament into a distinct dialect of his native village of Simanavichy that Mr Klimchuk considers his lifework.

Director Kasia Rastockaja, Belarus, 2018

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