Alexander Vesely

Grandson of Viktor Frankl, Alexander Vesely, MA. is a producer and award-winning documentary film director and licensed psychotherapist. He is also head of the Viktor Frankl Media Archives in Vienna and co-founder of the Viktor Frankl Institute of America. Vesely began in TV- and film-production and co-founded the production company Clipwerk. His interest in psychology and cinema led him to become a licensed psychotherapist and guest-lecturer at the Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film (HFF) in Munich, Germany. Vesely worked with renowned dramaturg Christian Mikunda at CommEnt Production Group over five years before continuing his work with Noetic Films in Los Angeles, California. In 2010, his documentary Viktor & I won several awards. Besides his therapeutic practice, he travels the world speaking on the topic of Logotherapy, the meaning-centered school of psychotherapy founded by his grandfather Viktor Frankl.