I have several cameras currently loaded with it, and none of them smell...
"When making a portrait, my approach is quite the same as when I am portraying a rock. I do not wish to impose my personality upon the sitter, but, keeping myself open to receive reactions from his own special ego, record this with nothing added: except of course when I am working professionally, when money enters in,—then for a price, I become a liar..."
— Edward Weston, Daybooks, Vol. II, February 2, 1932
There will always be film because enough people realize film is wonderful.
At numerous restaurants, coffee shops, and stores in my area there are large prints on the wall - obviously made from photos about 100 or more years old. Taken with possibly an 8x10 camera, the detail and quality really stand out. People who look at these photos realize it isn't digital, nothing they've ever seen matches it, and perhaps are very impressed with what they see and may be tempted to get into film photography.