“The search for meaning is our primary motivation for living.”


discover meaning

Learn more about the life of Viktor Frankl and his theory of Logotherapy by taking our newly released course. You’ll have access to never-before-seen footage of Viktor Frankl and commentary by his grandson and VFIA Co-Founder, Alex Vesely.

This course offers videos from Viktor Frankl’s archives, curated readings, and exercises to bring the wisdom of Logotherapy to modern audiences.


Meaning in life provides fulfillment and purpose. It cannot be given to us, it must be discovered. Life has meaning under all circumstances, including the most undesirable.

The Inspiring Wisdom of Viktor Frankl:

A 21-Day Reflection Book about Meaning


When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.”

Viktor Frankl

the life & Work of viktor frankl

Viktor Frankl

Viktor Frankl was a Viennese psychiatrist, neurologist, philosopher, and Holocaust survivor. His famous book, Man’s Search for Meaning, has inspired millions around the world. He developed a theory and practice called Logotherapy, which literally means, “healing through meaning.”


viktor & I Movie

Filmmaker, Alexander Vesely traveled the world over to document the personal and unique side of his grandfather, Viktor Frankl. For the first time in film, people will see Frankl through the eyes of those closest to him. A defining character of the 20th century, he was not only a genius, doctor, and survivor of Nazi terror but a man who lived, believed, and loved. Making his US directorial debut, Vesely shares intimate glimpses of the man who provided hope and inspiration for generations of readers through his book, Man’s Search for Meaning.

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