trying to find the name of a movie that a guy working for a company gets assigned to travel to Iceland or somewhere similar to look at northern lights, on a beach. they travel through the country side in a small car, end up at a small hotel that is run by a couple that runs a couple of other business in town. Roof gets repaired on the hotel
Maybe “Local Hero” (1983)?
From IMDb synopsis:
“Oil billionaire Happer sends Mac to a remote Scottish village to secure the property rights for an oil refinery they want to build.”
“Happer is more interested in the Northern Lights and Danny in a surreal girl with webbed feet, Marina.”