Originally Posted by nucelar
I would prefer to not have them in the M&E. If the foreign mixer (or client) likes the original breaths better, he will grab them from the full mix, unless there are spoken words in between.
That means, you would want to see the foley coverage of the feet for the very spot.
It's extra work for me but what I'll do is use whatever I want in my mix then do a pass for M&E with cleaned up breaths etc.
I am not even setting up a separate M&E bus for this. Just mute DIA bus.