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