I don't think anybody outside the loop can really answer that.
My opinion is that Director's future is doubtful. You only have to look at how quiet the forums are (the forums that remain) to grasp how much the Director user base has dwindled away. The Adobe Flash Forums are jammed full of new posts by comparison.
Why would any commercial company pump resources into a near-dead product?
director was supposed to become a full blown game engine. Im wondering if that is still going to happen.
Don't hold your breath.