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Warner Bros. Animation is a division of Warner Bros, and a subsidiary of Time Warner, and was formerly referred to as Leon Schlesinger Productions from 1930 to 1944, and Warner Bros. Cartoons from 1944 to 1963. The studio was founded in 1930, and is famous for producing the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies, which began under the production of Harman and Ising at Schlesinger's unit. Since 1990, Warner Bros. Animation has primarily focused upon the production of television and feature animation of other properties, notably including those related to Time Warner's DC Comics publications, as well as the Scooby-Doo and Looney Tunes franchises.