Yes. You should expect 2 emails from SXSW after you successfully submit your application:
1. Film Festival Submission Confirmation Email. When you have successfully submitted your SXSW online film festival application, we will send a confirmation containing your SXSW Tracking Number.
2. Film Festival Decision Email. It takes months for us to complete the selection process. SXSW Film will send rolling notifications beginning in September, while continuing to program and make decisions deep into late January. All applicants will be informed of their status no later than Friday, February 10, 2017.