You might be partially right. They definitely watch the mass response.
But I don't think that 4th quarter of 2017 is that far. I mean it takes some time to produce a decent amount of any product to be able to sell it worldwide, even if it's that small as a film. :)
My name is Gordon and I'm from Kiel, Germany.
I shot this on a roof of a parking garage.
Film: Cinestil 800 T
Camera : Nikon FM2
Developed by myself with the "ROLLEI Digibase C41 MIDI KIT" and scanned with "Reflecta RPS 10M" and "Silverfast SE 8".