No flash player has been set up. Please select a player to play Flash videos. Medium Vienna in the war, film extract, A 1916 Production: Sascha-Messter-Film. Partner Filmarchiv AustriaCopyright Filmarchiv Austria Verwendet bei Story Mythical heroes: films as sources, promoters and communicators of ideals and propaganda Chapter War euphoria on film In spite of the differing attitude of some regions and sectors of society, the people of the Habsburg Monarchy and the other warring nations mostly backed the decision of their rulers. The enthusiasm for war was also captured in propaganda films.